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Forum: News 20 Jun 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 3,452
Posted By Catswold
Please provide source for and facts supporting...

Please provide source for and facts supporting statement. Try to make it a reputable one (FoxNews, The Drudge Report, etc - NOT acceptable).

You are using Hoover as an example of good fiscal...
Forum: News 19 Jun 2012
Replies: 49
Views: 4,890
Posted By Catswold
Two caveats on all of these musings; first,...

Two caveats on all of these musings; first, Windows 8 is designed primarily with touch screens in mind. The necessary compromises to accommodate both touch screen devices and basic PC's make it by...
Forum: News 19 Jun 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 3,452
Posted By Catswold
Same as Planet USA too mate. and the Rich are...

Same as Planet USA too mate. and the Rich are complaining because they are being asked to pay their fair share.:confused:[/QUOTE]
1st, discussing politics is (or used to be) a very big no-no around...
Forum: News 04 Mar 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 4,242
Posted By Catswold
Yeah, THIS!!! The first requirement for...

Yeah, THIS!!!

The first requirement for someone to post a comment on an article is that they SHOULD HAVE READ IT COMPLETELY FIRST.



This isn't George Orwell's 1984, YET, but it is sufficient...
Forum: Security News 25 Jan 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,304
Posted By Catswold
Sad to see. Back in the old DOS days, Norton was...

Sad to see. Back in the old DOS days, Norton was one of my go to products. I had complete trust in it. Nowadays, I haven't used any Norton/Symantec product in years--nor trusted them.
Forum: News 03 Oct 2011
Replies: 25
Views: 3,274
Posted By Catswold
Political discussions are frowned on in this...

Political discussions are frowned on in this forum, but with that caveat and with apologies to the moderators:


That is the result of badly written, corrupt and/or outdated laws.

It is simple...
Forum: News 29 Sep 2011
Replies: 25
Views: 3,274
Posted By Catswold
I was being slightly facetious. They ruled...

I was being slightly facetious.

They ruled earlier this year(?) that corporations can donate money to politicians.
Just like real people (except they have millions lying around).
Of course...
Forum: News 24 Aug 2011
Replies: 97
Views: 6,706
Posted By Catswold
These marketing people are really one-dimensional...

These marketing people are really one-dimensional (dimentia?) in their thinking. Just because the tablet form-factor exists and addresses a particular market they all-of-a-sudden think that the...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 May 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 3,850
Posted By Catswold
Very true, the problem with the solutions...

Very true, the problem with the solutions available is that they still require a mental reset. Once my train of thought is broken, I invariably lose track--usually accompanied by a few choice words....
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 May 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 3,850
Posted By Catswold
That's it! Done with IE9 already.

I've had it. I waited, after a couple of early, pre-release uses, for IE9 to come to me through Windows Update. Now, after a week of use, I have uninstalled it.

I spend close to 10 hours a day...
Forum: News 13 Mar 2011
Replies: 38
Views: 7,147
Posted By Catswold
No software is fault-free. I run Ubuntu on one...

No software is fault-free. I run Ubuntu on one of mine and I am constantly receiving fixes and updates for vulnerabilities.

Actually, after hearing all the hype about how wonderful and secure...
Forum: News 06 Jan 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,867
Posted By Catswold
If only:rolleyes:. When does that next...

If only:rolleyes:. When does that next "Powerball" start?:D
Forum: News 06 Jan 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 1,498
Posted By Catswold
Great! Now all I need is a couple of grand to...

Great! Now all I need is a couple of grand to replace my mirrored OS drive.:D
Forum: News 04 Jan 2011
Replies: 75
Views: 12,389
Posted By Catswold
Read the related articles. I fail to see any...

Read the related articles. I fail to see any advantage in the Lion touted feature of "full screen apps." Like, you can't already go full screen anytime you desire?

I think Jeigh is right,...
Forum: Virtualization 13 Dec 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 7,257
Posted By Catswold
Glad to see you got it fixed. And thanks for the...

Glad to see you got it fixed. And thanks for the credit, but that goes to Darician as he was the one to provide those links :)[/QUOTE]
OOPS!!!!! Sorry Darician:o and thanks for the links.
Forum: Virtualization 12 Dec 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 7,257
Posted By Catswold
GOT IT!!!!! Thanks again folks for the...

GOT IT!!!!!

Thanks again folks for the assist. FYI I had to start IE8 in "administrator mode," then use the direct links Sygnus21 provided. Ran the validation (which, BTW, did not give me the...
Forum: Virtualization 12 Dec 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 7,257
Posted By Catswold
Thanks for the responses folks. I did the...

Thanks for the responses folks.

I did the validation as is listed in my initial note, also ran in both 64 and 32 bit IE8. Everything went as it is supposed to, validated properly, then just...
Forum: Virtualization 11 Dec 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 7,257
Posted By Catswold
Can't seem to download xp mode or virtual PC

I'm banging my head against the wall for two days.

I am running Win 7 Ultimate 64, I go to the website, click on the download, go through the validation, then the utility bar pops up. I right...
Forum: News 22 Nov 2010
Replies: 49
Views: 4,331
Posted By Catswold
What makes this bill Obama's idea?[/QUOTE] ...

What makes this bill Obama's idea?[/QUOTE]

Not sure if this bill was Obama's idea, but it would give the AG a lot of power. The AG is appointed by the president and takes charge of the broad...
Forum: News 21 Nov 2010
Replies: 49
Views: 4,331
Posted By Catswold
This! Oregon Senator Wyden put a "Hold" on the...

This! Oregon Senator Wyden put a "Hold" on the bill. It ain't goin' nowhere. One of the wonderful and frustrating things about the Senate is that it is designed to force a bill's progress down to a...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 18 Oct 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 2,829
Posted By Catswold
Sorry mate, I failed to notice the flag.:o ...

Sorry mate, I failed to notice the flag.:o


Hey! Maybe you can use the laser to etch a wattle on your side panel.;)
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 17 Oct 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 3,071
Posted By Catswold
I've heard this argument/complaint before with...

I've heard this argument/complaint before with regards to the HAF X, and I think it depends on the MB board. I have a Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD5 and the clearence for the CPU bracket on that board is just...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 17 Oct 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 2,829
Posted By Catswold
This. :thumbsup: Buy a good quality case...

This. :thumbsup:

Buy a good quality case like a CoolMaster or Antec and expect to pay $100 or more. It is well worth it. I built my current rig in a CoolMaster Storm Scout I got for about $90. It...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 07 Oct 2010
Replies: 1,092
Views: 133,905
Posted By Catswold
removed it again. I am not happy with the...

removed it again. I am not happy with the failure of the download manager to open anything when I click run instead of save on a download and I cannot get a window of my downloads with I click...
Forum: News 07 Oct 2010
Replies: 599
Views: 53,677
Posted By Catswold
removed it again. I am not happy with the...

removed it again. I am not happy with the failure of the download manager to open anything when I click run instead of save on a download and I cannot get a window of my downloads with I click...
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